Anthony Bates - Independent Director of eBay Inc.

Anthony Bates

Independent Director since 2015

Total compensation: $312,000
Age: 49

Anthony John Bates serves as an Independent Director of the Company. Mr. Bates was the President of GoPro, Inc., which makes and sells versatile capture devices to enable people to capture photo and video content, from June 2014 until December 2016. From June 2013 until March 2014, Mr. Bates was the Executive Vice President, Business Development and Evangelism, of Microsoft Corporation, a software company. Mr. Bates was the Chief Executive Officer of Skype Inc., a provider of software applications and related Internet communications products, from October 2010 until its acquisition by Microsoft in 2011, subsequent to which Mr. Bates served as the President of Microsoft’s Skype Division until June 2013. From 1996 to 2010, Mr. Bates served in various roles at Cisco Systems, Inc., a networking equipment provider, most recently as Senior Vice President and General Manager of the Enterprise Group. Mr. Bates currently serves on the Board of Directors of GoPro, Inc. and VMware, Inc., a cloud and virtualization software and services company.